While one of Autodesk’s catchy taglines is ‘Anytime, anywhere’ we’ve received feedback from numerous clients that they haven’t been able to access the Download now feature for their Autodesk product(s) within Autodesk Account and are only able to view the Install now option. The Download now option is highly favored because not only does it reduce the time it takes to get applications up and running by decompressing product files during the download, files downloaded using Download now can be installed at a later time, on a different computer or as a deployment. We’ve discovered a workaround that’s fairly simple and straightforward as outlined in steps below:
When things are working optimally; clicking on the Downloads button should result in a pop-up window allowing you to click on a Download now button or a link directly below the Download now button that offers more options.
I also created a .44 Screencast of me going through the motions here: How to change from Install Now to Download Now
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